Number of teachers in primary education reached 484 '000 in 2017 in Pakistan, according to World Bank. This is 7.04 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of teachers in primary education in Pakistan reached an all time high of 484 '000 in 2017 and an all time low of 96.3 '000 in 1971. When compared to Pakistan's main peers, number of teachers in primary education in Afghanistan amounted to 144 '000, 6,046 '000 in China, 4,373 '000 in India and 286 '000 in Iran in 2017.
Pakistan has been ranked 10th within the group of 91 countries we follow in terms of number of teachers in primary education, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.